Mortgage Juice

Mortgage Juice One: The base ingredients for mortgage affordability. Lenders’ loan mandates are dependent on market conditions, written with specific adjustments for risk and, notwithstanding base money-market costs, risk adjustment affects pricing of the mortgage...

Rate Hikes at The Ready?

There was no surprise whilst reading, in the latest BoE Agents’ Report, that ‘credit availability for Corporates was generally accommodative’. However, ‘some evidence of increased discrimination in lending decisions in a toughening macroeconomic environment’ had me...